ABOUT THIS JOB
The intern role is a critical position within the team. The successful candidate will be given real responsibility for a number of accountant activities including month end closing and for accounts payable tasks including quality checks for offshore processing workflow, query resolution, payment requests and user training. Support and training is provided throughout. We expect you to take the opportunity this role presents to be a fully involved and contributing member of the finance team in a dynamic multi-national environment.
A LITTLE ABOUT YOU
The successful candidate will work within the UK finance function, specifically as a key member of the local general accounting team (EFS) and reporting to an Associate Operational Controller within the team. The team is responsible for the integrity of the financial accounting and related compliance matters for the majority of the UK domiciled businesses. These responsibilities cover areas such as internal reporting, balance sheet integrity, banking, accounts payable and external reporting (audits, financial statements, taxation and other government reporting).
What does success mean for the role?
A successful Finance intern will have proactively engaged with their EFS colleagues to establish a good working relationship. You will have contributed to the finance team through timely and accurate journals, reporting and other work, having executed on all commitments and communicated effectively with all stakeholders. At all times a successful intern will have brought a positive approach and energy to their work, embraced our company values of Open, Connected, Useful, Personal and shown desire to improve their knowledge and enhance contribution to the team.
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